The Institute for Public Health harnesses the strengths of Washington University to address the complex health issues facing the St. Louis region and the world. Learn more

Ongoing efforts include a faculty scholars program, conferences and events, campus-wide coordination of public health education, and the development of our five centers.



Friedman Center Welcomes Two New Visiting Scholars

The Harvey A. Friedman Center for Aging is pleased to welcome two visiting scholars with an interest in aging to Washington University.
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Two Funding Opportunities for Aging Research in China

Two new opportunities include support for research in the area of aging with an international perspective.
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The Institute Welcomes Victoria Quinn of Helen Keller International for Women Leaders in Public Health Career Lecture Series

Victoria Quinn, PhD, Senior Vice President of Programs at Helen Keller International will be speaking on October 31, 2014 as part of the Women Leaders in Public Health Career Lecture Series.
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Washington University at Gerontology Society of America 2014 Conference

Washington University research will be well represented at the Gerontological Society of America conference coming up November 5 to 9 in Washington, DC., and the Friedman Center is hosting a Global Aging Research Network breakfast during the meeting.
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In the Spotlight

The Institute's annual conference will focus on Public Good and Individual Choice in public health. Join us on Oct. 7: Learn more

Upcoming Events

Global Health Student Meeting
Friday, October 03, 2014, 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM, Taylor Avenue Building, Rm. 2131, Medical Campus
Suren G. Dutia and Jas K. Grewal Global Impact Award Ceremony
Monday, October 06, 2014, 4:00 PM - 6:00 AM, Knight Center, Danforth Campus
Public Good and Individual Choice: Navigating the Complexities of Public Health in a Modern Society
Tuesday, October 07, 2014, 12:00 PM - 5:30 PM, Eric P. Newman Education Center, Medical Campus